Tolar rallied to take the lead, then went into overtime before falling to Crawford, 42-41, Friday night in a thriller at Tolar’s Rattler Stadium. Rattlers running back Blayne Denton rushed for 310 yards and scored three touchdowns on 48 carries for Tolar. Next, the Rattlers will play at Comanche on Friday, Sept. 5, with a 7:30 p.m. kickoff.
The North Central Texas Academy Pioneers dominated Kopperl 57-8 Friday night on the road to open their six-man football season.
The Azle Hornets grabbed a 34-7 lead over Granbury by halftime of their nondistrict season football opener Friday night at Hornet Stadium in Azle. Brendan King took an inside handoff and sailed 77 yards down the right side for Granbury’s only touchdown, with 5:11 to go in the first quarter, tying the game at 7. But the Hornets added four more TDs before intermission.
Crawford owns a 28-14 lead over the Tolar Rattlers at halftime of their game at Rattler Stadium in Tolar. Blayne Denton of Tolar has 164 yards rushing in the first two quarters.